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  1. Belarus opposition leader Sviatlana Tsikhanouskaya celebrates her birthday with members of the Bela

    UN steps up monitoring of reported abuses in Belarus, raising stakes

    Belarus opposition leader Sviatlana Tsikhanouskaya demanded on Friday an international mission to document what she called "atrocities" during ...
  2. FILE PHOTO: WFP Executive director Beasley attends a news conference in Geneva

    UN food chief urges Bezos, other billionaires to step up to help world's starving

    U.N. food chief David Beasley called on the world's billionaires on Thursday to step up to help save some 30 million people he said are at risk of ...
  3. Special Representative for Venezuela Elliott Abrams appears as Secretary of State Mike Pompeo (not

    US plans to enforce UN sanctions on Iran with its own action

    The United States said on Wednesday it plans to impose sanctions on those who violate a U.N. arms embargo on Iran, which Washington says will now ...
  4. FILE PHOTO: UN SG Guterres and China's President Xi in Beijing

    Pandemic sharpens 'battle for the soul' of United Nations between US and China

    Long-simmering tensions between the United States and China have hit boiling point at the United Nations over the coronavirus pandemic, ...
  5. Passengers practice 'social distancing' at a main Miami International Airport terminal

    UN aviation task force eyes recommendation on COVID-19 testing by late October: sources

    A UN-led aviation task force aims to make a recommendation by late October on the use of COVID-19 testing to reduce long quarantine requirements ...
  6. The UN nuclear watchdogs director general Rafael Grossi said a visit to a second Iranian site, to

    UN nuclear watchdog to visit 2nd Iran site in 'a few days'

    The head of UN's nuclear watchdog said Monday that inspectors would "in a few days" visit the second of two sites in Iran where undeclared nuclear ...
  7. FILE PHOTO: UN Human Rights Council session in Geneva

    UN rights chief discussing visit to Xinjiang with China

    The United Nations (UN) human rights chief said on Monday she was discussing a possible visit to China's Xinjiang region with Chinese authorities ...
  8. FILE PHOTO: Syrian refugees ride their bicycles in the Zaatari refugee camp near the border city of

    UN steps up COVID-19 measures at Syrian refugee camps in Jordan

    The U.N. refugee agency is stepping up efforts to curb the spread of COVID-19 among tens of thousands of Syrians in camps in Jordan after the ...
  9. UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres (pictured February 2020) expressed worry over "the

    UN chief 'deeply concerned' over Belarus

    UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres said Friday he was "deeply concerned" over the use of force in Belarus against peaceful protesters, ...
  10. Hand sanitiser and other cleaning products at a school in the US

    UN seeks 'quantum leap' in funding for COVID-19 fight

    The UN on Thursday (Sep 10) called for an immediate "quantum leap" in funding to fight the new coronavirus as the death toll crossed 900,000 six ...